Jason has been a High School Counselor for seven years and has worked in education cumulatively for over fifteen years. Jason’s goal is to work with each individual student based on their unique needs and assist them in finding a college that best fits them. He recently joined Firat Education as a Senior College Admissions Consultant in July 2020.
A Denver, Colorado native, Jason has also lived in the Phoenix Area and Tampa, Florida. Jason attended a private college preparatory school before completing his undergraduate degree in Psychology from Arizona State University. Jason also possesses a Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology from the University of Colorado at Denver, and a PhD in Criminology from the University of South Florida.
Jason coached Middle, High School and Traveling Club Basketball for over twelve years, has coached numerous athletes who went on to play at the college level, and five professional athletes. He does like to note that not a single one of the professional athletes he has coached is playing professional basketball. Jason is also a freelance writer and has also been featured as professional expert on Health.com. In his spare time, Jason enjoys running, reading, anything related to the Denver Broncos, and spending time with his wife and two daughters.
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PhD, Criminology, 2016
University of South Florida
MA, Counseling Psychology and Counselor Education, Couples and Family Therapy, 2006
University of Colorado
BA, Psychology, 2003
Arizona State University
Jason is a Senior College Admissions Consultant who will:
- Fully assess your student to identify: Personality traits, career matches, academic strengths, learning skills and styles
- Prepare an individually custom-tailored college preparation plan and academic curriculum to achieve your desired results
- Provide personalized college counseling and advising services
- Guide and help you with every step of the college application process, including college essay preparation, resume building, interviews, and campus visits.
The College and Career Assessment is a a three session assessment of personality, interests, skills and abilities in order to identify the most fitting careers, college majors and up to 30 colleges based on size, location, academics, and extracurriculars that are best fit for the student.
To schedule a College and Career Assessment with Jason, please email email@example.com or call 720-504-0878.
In alignment with your college and career goals, Jason will identify your standardized test objectives, analyze your current test scores (official scores or Firat Education practice testing) to determine the best test for you, and create a strategy with you to hit your score objectives.
The Firat Education’s team of standardized test prep tutors can provide test prep for the ACT/SAT for college admissions.
To schedule practice testing with Firat Education, please call 516-441-7617 ext. 1 or fill out this form.